Admission Overview

Dates and Deadlines

Application Deadline: January 1*
APPLY NOW!

Applications are still being accepted for the following instruments: 
Horn, Bassoon 
Please email conservatoryadmission@bard.edu for more information.

Financial Aid Application Deadline: March 1
Click here to apply for financial aid.

Live Audition Dates (by invitation only):
Those applicants who pass the prescreening round will be invited to campus for a live audition. Live auditions take place near the end of February.

Applicants who are unable to attend the live auditions are welcome to submit a video recording. Video recordings are due February 1. Applicants submitting a video recording will receive an email with further instructions on how to submit their recordings. All applicants are strongly encouraged to audition in person if possible.

*Late applications will be considered if space permits.

Contact Us

For inquiries, please contact the Conservatory admission director at:
E-mail: conservatoryadmission@bard.edu
Phone: 845-752-2409

Mailing address (for academic transcripts):
Bard College Conservatory of Music
Admissions: APS
30 Campus Road, PO Box 5000
Annandale-on-Hudson, NY 12504-5000
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